What state, county and municipal workers make

Excluding New York City, more than half a million state, county and municipal workers in New York made $29 billion in the fiscal year that ended on March 31, 2017, according to data provided by the Office of State Comptroller. That represents a 2.8 percent increase from the year before. Data for the 2015-16 year were also included in the table below.

You can also see this list of more than 500,000 government employees rounded up into a a database of more than 3,000 governmental units in New York State.

The data below, which cover active employees enrolled in the New York State and Local Retirement System, were obtained via a Freedom of Information Law request. You can read more here. This database was posted on Nov. 28, 2017.

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Name Employer name Amount Date Fiscal year Pension group
Name BADALUCCO, ANTHONY Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $101,396.54 Date 07/06/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, JULIE R Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $101,394.42 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLODE, JERRY L Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $101,393.97 Date 02/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINALDI, DAVID E, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $101,393.59 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, WILLIAM Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $101,393.29 Date 09/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, JOSEPH E Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $101,392.43 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODMAN-WILLIAMS, CHRISTIE R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $101,390.94 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTORELLI, PAUL Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $101,390.72 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, JOSEPH A Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $101,388.52 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, MELISSA A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $101,388.27 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, DAVID G Employer name City of Utica Amount $101,387.09 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRABANT, ROBERT C, JR Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $101,387.04 Date 05/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTI, ANGELA P Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $101,385.99 Date 01/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNIVAL, ALEXANDRA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $101,385.39 Date 10/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEMINSKI, STEVEN Employer name Department of Health Amount $101,385.21 Date 04/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGGE, ANN E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $101,384.37 Date 10/23/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $101,384.10 Date 05/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISSENBURG, MARK J Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $101,383.49 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEDER, JUSTIN R Employer name Town of Greece Amount $101,381.55 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HENZLER, MATTHEW J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $101,381.29 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSENBLUM, STEVEN Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $101,378.35 Date 12/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPETIELLO, STEPHEN J Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $101,377.68 Date 03/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDER, AMANDA G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $101,377.25 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KLINCK, MARY-LYNNE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $101,377.01 Date 03/05/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDON, TURHAN V Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $101,376.88 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KLUCK, MICHAEL Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $101,376.34 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LYNCH, MICHAEL P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $101,375.19 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINTO, JOSEPH A Employer name City of White Plains Amount $101,375.18 Date 11/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRANER, MATTHEW W Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $101,374.87 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MABEE, MICHAEL J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $101,373.96 Date 02/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EISEN, JACQUELINE K Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $101,373.05 Date 12/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIERZENGA, PAUL M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $101,372.77 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERETT, KYLE A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $101,372.71 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MISTRETTA, PAUL A Employer name Broome County Amount $101,372.30 Date 03/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AJITH, SIMI A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $101,371.91 Date 08/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENZEL, KURTIS C Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $101,370.43 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC ADOO, SHAWN E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $101,370.20 Date 10/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWICKI, ADAM M Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $101,368.27 Date 01/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JACKSON, JULIETTE A Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $101,367.63 Date 01/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAHL, ARNO F Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $101,365.12 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGLIANO, PETER D Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $101,362.93 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAGLE, PETER E Employer name Erie County Amount $101,362.71 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMACHTENBERG, VERONICA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $101,362.67 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULIHAN, THOMAS E Employer name Troy Housing Authority Amount $101,362.65 Date 12/27/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMSON, BRUCE A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $101,361.49 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARMER, NICOLE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $101,360.70 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAYMAN, NANCY R Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $101,360.66 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LU, YUSHENG Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $101,360.04 Date 11/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEINSTEIN, STEVEN H Employer name Education Department Amount $101,359.96 Date 07/06/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROLLO, MARY T Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $101,358.88 Date 09/07/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, ROLANDO Employer name City of Rochester Amount $101,358.27 Date 03/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DANFORTH, SANDRA L Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $101,357.84 Date 05/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROTTER, ROBIN M Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $101,357.10 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEROW, SEAN R Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $101,356.92 Date 04/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, ELAINE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $101,356.53 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGLIA, THOMAS P Employer name Westchester County Amount $101,356.09 Date 02/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORDSTROM, DAVID B Employer name Nassau County Amount $101,355.99 Date 04/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEKES, MARY ANN Employer name Division of State Police Amount $101,355.22 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELICE, JOSEPH B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $101,354.39 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAGREE, PEGGY ANN Employer name Erie County Amount $101,354.07 Date 10/15/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONEILL, TIMOTHY P Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $101,353.07 Date 05/09/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOFFE, MELVIN R Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $101,352.46 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEANDRO, OMAR Employer name Westchester County Amount $101,352.38 Date 10/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, EDWARD J Employer name Village of Tarrytown Amount $101,352.20 Date 10/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, EDWARD Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $101,352.00 Date 01/07/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BISHOP, ADAM Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $101,351.37 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, THOMAS C Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $101,351.29 Date 06/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRNBAUM, JARED R Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $101,350.50 Date 07/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFREY, ELAINE L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $101,350.49 Date 05/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDE, GIDEON K Employer name Westchester County Amount $101,349.19 Date 02/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARR, LINDA L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $101,348.02 Date 03/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGOGLIA, DONNA Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $101,348.01 Date 01/31/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLIS, GREGORY G Employer name Erie County Amount $101,347.06 Date 09/01/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIANDS, RICHARD T Employer name Dutchess County Amount $101,345.76 Date 06/23/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPPLER, ZACHARY A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $101,345.58 Date 05/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PICCINI, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $101,344.81 Date 01/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JOSE D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $101,343.72 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUSCAGLIA, KARA A Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $101,342.75 Date 02/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, TIMOTHY A Employer name Village of Buchanan Amount $101,342.04 Date 03/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLDER, GREGORY J Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $101,341.93 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLASKOVSKY, IZYASLAV Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $101,341.50 Date 11/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADGER, BRANDON T Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $101,341.45 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, NICHOLAS M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $101,339.71 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SUDARS, NORA E Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $101,339.12 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABERMAN, ANNE MARIE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $101,338.61 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIBELLI, VINCENT N Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $101,338.43 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALIK, BRADLEY J Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $101,337.47 Date 09/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALAS, NICHOLAS A Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $101,337.17 Date 10/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, ANITA A Employer name Education Department Amount $101,335.53 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, CONSTANCE A Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $101,334.69 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, JEFFREY A Employer name Cornell University Amount $101,332.04 Date 09/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, KATRINA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $101,331.74 Date 09/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELMERSON, KAREN A Employer name Council of The Arts Amount $101,330.16 Date 11/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERSTEIGER, JOHN F Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $101,330.06 Date 01/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANZARA, JOHN C Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $101,329.29 Date 09/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TERRINGTON, ARLINE S Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $101,329.22 Date 03/31/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, JASON W Employer name Village of Pelham Manor Amount $101,328.72 Date 08/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BALLARD, BELINDA Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $101,327.47 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARES, GABRIELLE R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $101,326.65 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESSE, ERIC J Employer name Division of Veterans' Affairs Amount $101,326.38 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System